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Effective Feedback is Essential to Build Student Confidence

Effective feedback for middle and high school students should be specific, constructive, and actionable. It should focus on both strengths and areas for improvement, helping students understand what they are doing well and how to enhance their skills further. Feedback should be timely and given promptly after the task or assignment so students can reflect…

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Tangible, Real-World Experiences Shape the Learning Journey

At Bennett Day School, we believe in cultivating curious minds and nurturing young learners through immersive experiences that extend beyond the confines of traditional education. One of the cornerstones of our approach is the emphasis on field site visits and bringing experts into the classroom. These tangible, real-world opportunities play a pivotal role in shaping…

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Upcoming Event

Spring is here! Join Bennett Day School for a celebration of song and dance with Mr. Dave! Tickets: $10 per family About Mr. Dave: Imbued with themes of love, learning, positivity, and activity, Mr. Dave revs up the fun-o-meter during his live shows! Known for creating unbeatable beats, melodic elements, and poetic rhymes, he’ll inspire…

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Upcoming Event

The Spring Social Committee is excited to announce details of the Spring Social! We hope you can join us for a delightful parent’s night out. RSVP today!  Where: Paradise Park When: Saturday, May 4 6:00 – 9:00 pm Dress: Cocktail/smart casual attire Food/drink: Appetizers, pizza and unlimited beer, wine, and well cocktails Cost: $80/person, $10 raffle tickets available Payment can be…

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Upcoming Event

UPDATED DATE: MAY 5 Join the Bennett Family Association at the Chicago Magic Lounge on Sunday, May 5 for a magical show! Arrive between 2-2:30PM; the show will start promptly at 3PM. The entire Magic Lounge will be reserved for Bennett’s Lower School (1G-4G). This show is geared towards 1st – 4th graders, however older…

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Upcoming Event

Please sign up below if you are interested in participating in this upcoming bookclub!   Our book selection, Never Enough: When Achievement Culture Becomes Toxic-and What We Can Do About It has been carefully selected to inspire conversations about how the culture of achievement in schools and how we, as members of the Bennett community, can actively push against the…

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Upcoming Event

Please sign up below if you are interested in participating in this upcoming bookclub!   Our book selection, Never Enough: When Achievement Culture Becomes Toxic-and What We Can Do About It has been carefully selected to inspire conversations about how the culture of achievement in schools and how we, as members of the Bennett community, can actively push against the…

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